The US aircraft conducted reconnaissance off the coast of Crimea

Patrol anti-submarine aircraft of the US Navy Boeing P-8A Poseidon circled near the coast of Crimea. As reported the resource PlaneRadar, he conducted reconnaissance in the area of the Peninsula.

According to available information, this aircraft is part of the Florida-based 26th patrol squadron of the US Navy.

Earlier in the defense Ministry said that for a week Russian fighters five times rose to intercept possible violators of the air borders of Russia. Exploration were 22 aircraft. Experts note the increased activity of foreign reconnaissance aircraft and drones at the borders of Russia and Russian military facilities abroad.